Take a look at Big Duck Canvas' Waxed Army Duck! It is the nicest waxed canvas I have ever worked with. It is a great alternative to leather for all types of bags, hats, dog bowls, leashes, aprons, and more. Waxed canvas is know for "craze marks" that easily occur with any abrasion or folding. Many [...]Continue reading "Waxed Canvas Video Feature"
Over the past few months we have been working on perfecting the best seam tape for Big Duck Canvas! It a small little product addition, but the time and sweat it will save at the sewing machine is HUGE! It was important to us for it to be the best quality we could produce at [...]Continue reading "Hooray! Wholesale SEAM TAPE!"
What is better than wholesale? How about cost? Now is the time to get our best deals on dyed Burlap! We are preparing for a big move this summer to a new warehouse and have marked down our 11oz Premium Burlap to COST in order to lighten the load. There are some really great colors [...]Continue reading "It’s Better than Wholesale: Dyed Burlap"
#4 (24oz) Cotton Duck is our second heaviest canvas! The amazing thing about #4 canvas is all the width options that are available. The selection includes 36" canvas, 48" canvas, 60" canvas and 120"! This is why it is the most popular fabric for making floorcloths. Yes, #4 is actually heavy enough to work as [...]Continue reading "Sewing the Heaviest Cotton Ducks & NEW Black #4 (24oz) is HERE"
Check out our newest Made in the USA cotton fabric. It is our own custom shade that we call Biscuit. It is a 12oz/58" Bull Denim. This an ideal slipcover fabric. Request samples of USA Bull Denim upholstery fabric here.Continue reading "More Made in the USA Fabric Selection"
Getting comfortable with the double felled seam can really come in handy! Seam tape is my best friend with this seam! Forget all that pinning! This the strongest and most water tight seam. It is commonly used for awnings and projects where the back needs to look just as nice as the front. It is also [...]Continue reading "The Double Felled Seam"
Spring is almost here and Big Duck Canvas has the perfect new outdoor fabric for your projects. Ready? If you can tell by the photo collage, I am really inspired by these STRIPES right now. Why not make your own outdoor space feel like a timeless getaway with Outdura™ outdoor acrylic fabrics? A striped fabric [...]Continue reading "Outdura™ Fabric Classic Stripes"
It all starts with the fiber, which is Acrylic. Acrylic definitely doesn't sound fancy, especially since most people are familiar with it from its common use in apparel as a cheaper alternative to things like wool and cashmere. Have you seen the extremely brightly colored acrylic yarns at the craft store? The acrylic yarns are [...]Continue reading "The Best Outdoor Fabric"
Sunforger® Army Duck is the go to fabric for tents and tipis! It is water repellent, mold, and mildew resistant. It also comes in a Fire Retardant option which is required for event spaces and enclosures. Check out the possibilities of this fabric and let us know if you need any help sourcing fabric for [...]Continue reading "The Tent Canvas: Sunforger® Army Duck"